Christian commentary on Communism

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Communism and Christianity., Communism -- His
Statementby Edward Rogers.
SeriesWyvern Books
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Pagination223 p. ;
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How Should A Christian View Communism. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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"Let judgment run down as waters, and righteousness as a mighty stream" (Amos ). Few issues demand a more thorough and sober discussion than that presented by Communism. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rogers, Edward, Christian commentary on communism.

New York, F.A. Praeger [] (OCoLC) Wyvern Books [] Edition/Format: Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Communism. Communism -- Russia. Russia. More like this: Similar Items. The book of Acts has two explicit passages depicting the very communistic nature of the early Christian community: All that believed were together, and had all things in common; And sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all men, as every man had need.

The subject of Communism occupies the minds and hearts of more people today probably than any other subject. No doubt, there are millions of people who are seeking the answer to the question, What is the future of Communism.

Everyone recognizes that Communism has had large part in our current history. Much of what is happening in the world is related directly to Communism.

(continued from Communist Christian). Communism was originally Christian. Until it became distorted in the 19th century, communism was Christian.

Communism 's original intent - the promotion of communal well being and disdain of selfishness - is rooted in the words of Jesus and the examples set by Him and His disciples, the first Christians. The words in red below are from the Christian Bible. It is implicit in the Christian doctrine of the Fatherhood of God, the Brotherhood of man, the infinite worth of the human soul and explicit in passage after passage of the Bible.” 9.

Luke McCracken also quoted this passage in "What Should Be the Christian Attitude to Communism” (Questions People Ask, pp.

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The October Selection of the Religious Book Club is a ""must"" for those who wish to consider the paramount issue of our day intelligently and in the light of their Christian faith. It comes to use from the pen of the professor of Christian Ethics at Union Theological Seminary, who was one of the framers of the declaration on Capitalism and Communism which was adopted by the World Council of.

Pilgrims Beat 'Communism' With Free Market. Nov 22nd, 3 min read. COMMENTARY BY. Michael Franc. COMMENTARY 3 min read. The Results Are in:. Christian communism is a form of religious communism based on is a theological and political theory based upon the view that the teachings of Jesus Christ compel Christians to support communism as the ideal social gh there is no universal agreement on the exact date when Christian communism was founded, many Christian communists assert that evidence from the Bible.

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Ten years later, thoroughly disillusioned, I abandoned communism. The experiences of those years in “outer darkness” are like a horrible nightmare.

I saw communism in all its naked cruelty, ruthlessness and utter contempt of Christian attributes and passions. BreakPoint is a Christian worldview ministry that seeks to build and resource a movement of Christians committed to living and defending Christian worldview in all areas of life.

Begun by Chuck Colson in as a daily radio broadcast, BreakPoint provides a Christian perspective on today’s news and trends via radio, interactive media, and print. Today BreakPoint commentaries, co-hosted by. Summary of the main biblical arguments for communism: 1 - God prefers the poor and the opressed (Lc 1, 53/ Lc 4, 18) 2 - Jesus condemns wealth (Mt 6, 24 / Mt 19,24) 3 - Wealth comes from injustice (Am 3, 19 / Jer 5, 27) 4 - Jesus comands His followers to renounce property (Mc 10, 21) 5 - Jesus and His friends had everything in common (Jo 13, 6) 6 - Early Christians had everything in common /5(6).

COMMENTARY: What Karl Marx said about Christians, Jews and Blacks underscores the radical divide between communist ideology and Catholic doctrine.

A Service of EWTN News, Inc. As a long time Marxist and Christian, I have always believed that it is impossible to be a "conservative" and a Christian. Despite all the claims of the evangelical so called "Christians" in this country that their intolerance of gays, immigrants, non-Christians and the poor is grounded in Scripture, as this book convincingly describes, those claims are false and based on popular wishful Reviews: While insisting that “no Christian can be a communist,” King calls on his congregation to consider communism “a necessary corrective for a Christianity that has been all too passive and a democracy that has been all too inert.” Frustrated by the church’s unwillingness to take a stand against racial discrimination, he complains, “This morning if we stand at eleven o’clock to sing.

Hammer and sickle (left) (Photo by Wojtek Laski/Getty Images) and Christian cross (Screenshot) Most Catholics (or anyone familiar with basic facts about Catholicism or Christianity in general) may be surprised to learn that this week America — a prominent Jesuit-run publication — ran a piece entitled “The Catholic Case for Communism.”.

This statement seems to imply that communism (which has, at its heart, a desire to eliminate poverty by “spreading the wealth around”) is found here in the earliest of Christian churches. However, there is a crucial difference between the church in Acts 2 and a communist.

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Tyndale New Testament Commentary [TNTC], 20 Vols. & Tyndale Old Testament Commentary [TOTC], 28 Vols. IVP Academic / / Trade Paperback $ Retail: $ Save 39% ($). In Red Theology: On the Christian Communist Tradition, Roland Boer presents key moments in the 2, year tradition of Christian d by the two features of alternative communal practice and occasional revolutionary action, Christian communism is predicated on profound criticism of the way of the world.

If the communism of the apostolic church is a secret, it is a startlingly open one. The New Testament’s Book of Acts tells us that in Jerusalem the first converts to the proclamation of the. Discover the best Communism & Socialism in Best Sellers.

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Latest book reviews, author interviews, and reading trends. The five most recent Christian Science articles with a spiritual perspective. is not really the threat of communism. China is. If you are already of the belief that colleges and universities are leftist brainwashing institutions, you won’t be the least bit surprised to learn that nearly all of those featured in Miller’s video at least initially pointed to the Bible as being more dangerous than the guidebook for communist ideology.

In fact, most of the passing students barely hesitated before naming the Bible as.A Christian response to communism must involve three thrusts: (1) intellectual or philo-sophical, (2) emotional or intensity of personal commitment, and (3) practical or the historical nature of Christianity.

A. Intellectual or Philosophical It is a valid rule of inquiry or critique to go to.